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SHI gathers art for next year's Tinaa auction

...biggest names in Northwest Coast art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who hopes the event will educate people about fine...appreciation of Southwest Indian art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, noting the same can be done for Northwest Coast art...
Native culture topic of last lecture in SHI lecture series

...of Sealaska Heritage Institute Rosita Worl - the final speaker in the Native...overturn that provision.Dr. Rosita Worl is the president of the Sealaska...committee chair. To learn more about Rosita Worl visit http://www.sealaska...
Poet, translator Richard Dauenhauer dies at 72

...of Southeast Alaska are more telling."Dauenhauer's contributions to Tlingit culture are immeasurable," wrote Rosita Worl, Sealaska Heritage Institute executive director, in an email to the Empire. "We are deeply saddened despite knowing...
Basketball camp teaches Tlingit language

...inspiration came after meeting with a group of Hawaii language preservationists, according to the institute's president, Rosita Worl. Indigenous languages were officially recognized by the state of Hawaii in 1978."We looked at their programs...
Sealaska announces election results at 2014 annual meeting

...Four directors have been elected by shareholders to serve for three-year terms: Edward Thomas, Sidney Edenshaw, Rosita Worl and Ross Soboleff. Their terms will expire at the 2017 meeting. There were 1,892,745 shares voted, representing...
Clarence Jackson's Speech from Celebration 2002

...because of the meaningful content and message of his speech, and he chose to document this speech with SHI President Rosita Worl. Now, after Clarence's passing and the passing of so many of our treasured cultural leaders, his words are timely...
Local | Celebration
Traditional Foods with a Modern Twist

...will be judged at 7 p.m. Thursday at the JACC.Sealaska Heritage Institute sponsors the event, and its president, Rosita Worl, looks forward to the lively competition. She enjoys seeing the traditional dishes being created, sometimes with...
Local | Celebration
Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework'

...which also won Best of Show."That was a great honor, a great honor," Price said. "I want to be sure and thank Rosita Worl and Sealaska Heritage Institute for providing that category. It's a category that's very near and dear to my heart...
Haida author pens first children's book, 'Killer Whale Eyes'

...SHI, which promotes cultural diversity and cross-cultural understanding, jumped at the chance. SHI President Rosita Worl said there is a dearth of Northwest Coast children's book on the market, and that this book would help teach Southeast...
Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...memory of the Aleut people lost in Southeast internment camps during WWII; Nathan Jackson in memory of Nancy Jackson; Rosita Worl in memory of Clarence Jackson and Dr. Walter Soboleff; Ruth Snook and her family in memory of Russell "Rusty" Snook...


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